Fatbeam, a leading B2B provider of fiber-based network solutions in the Western US, has officially rebranded in order to highlight its extensive growth and competitive advantages for organizations looking for Wide Area Network (WAN) and Dedicated Internet Access (DIA) solutions. Founded in 2010, the company has dramatically evolved from a local Idaho-based provider to a dominant [...]
Zayo announces today the completion of its network upgrade for the Marietta City Schools (MCS). MCS is a public K-12 school district in Marietta, Georgia serving over 8,000 students with approximately 1,200 employees. The network upgrade provides Marietta City Schools with a high-speed, wide-area, fiber network linking its central administrative office to each remote location with [...]
I was reminded that Moore’s law is actually playing itself out within the IP transit and IP transport space. We have all seen the trends of IP transit price declining. As a matter of fact, discussions on a variety of LinkedIn Groups cite prices as low as $4 per mbps. During my days as the Director of IP Services at Band-X, Inc. I couldn’t make a decent profit if I sold transit below $100 per mbps - $4 seems absurd, but it’s not.